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We Do the Work to Get the Results

Millions Obtained on Behalf of Florida Injury Victims

Our top priority is to devise customized legal strategies that are tailored to the unique legal needs of our clients, no matter how simple or complicated their situations, might be.

  • $12,400,000 Awarded to Pensacola Car Accident Victim

    Mr. Watson represented Plaintiff in a car accident case against a trucking company that had traveled to Pensacola to perform tree-trimming work after a storm. While traveling to work, the tree-trimming truck collided into Plaintiff head-on.

  • $5,000,000 Awarded to Jacksonville Car Accident Victim

    Watson represented the family of a motorist who had sustained fatal injuries after being rear-ended by an eighteen-wheeler near Jacksonville, Florida.

  • $3,400,000 Awarded to Pensacola Woman Injured On Defective

    Plaintiff was operating a Utility Terrain Vehicle (UTV) manufactured by Yamaha on her property (on flat terrain), when the vehicle overturned on top of her as she executed a right turn.

  • $1,000,000 Awarded to Pensacola House Fire Victims

    This case came to Mr. Watson after having been rejected by other lawyers because the Defendant homeowner had no home owner’s insurance.

  • $900,000 Awarded to Pensacola Auto Accident Victim

    Plaintiff was severely injured in a car accident. Mr. Watson located two insurance policies that were responsible for paying the damages caused in the collision.

  • $750,000 David Versus Goliath

    On the eve of trial, Pensacola Attorney Aaron Watson recovered $750,000.00 for his client, who was injured due to the conduct of a negligent corporation. After nearly two years of litigation, discovery, hearings, and depositions from coast to coast, the Defendant saw the light and settled just weeks before its January trial.

Pensacola Personal Injury Lawyer

Working Tirelessly to Pursue Justice On Your Behalf

The Watson Firm, PLLC knows how much of an effect accidents resulting in physical injuries can have on your life, especially when you weren't at fault for the incident.

Our Pensacola personal injury lawyers stand up for Northwest Florida residents put in harm's way by another's negligence. From traffic accident claims and wrongful deaths to medical malpractice and slip and falls, we have taken legal matters off of our clients' hands throughout Fort Walton, Cantonment, and the surrounding communities.

Florida Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury Cases

According to the Florida Statutes section 95.11(3)(a), injury victims have two years to file a personal injury claim before the statute of limitations runs out. If you don’t file your claim within this two-year period, you will most likely lose your right to recover compensation, no matter how severe your injuries.

However, there are exceptions to this rule, which can extend or shorten the amount of time you have to file a claim. It’s best to contact an attorney from The Watson Firm, PLLC as soon as possible to discuss your case.

Should I Hire an Attorney for My Personal Injury Case?

Unlike insurance companies, The Watson Firm, PLLC is a true advocate on your side. Our firm is committed to fighting for the maximum amount of compensation you deserve and working for your best interest every step along the way.

More often than not, insurance companies are not on your side, as they are often looking out for what will save their company money, not what you need in order to recover well from your accident. Call The Watson Firm today to learn more about what our Pensacola attorneys can do for you.

We treat our clients and handle their cases in the same manner that we would a close family member. Trust that if you retain The Watson Firm, PLLC, you will receive individualized attention the whole way through. Contact us for a free case evaluation.

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If We Don't Win, Your Case Is Free

Our firm works on a contingency fee basis, meaning you only pay us if we reach a favorable settlement for your injury claim. Retain representation with no hidden fees or costs.

We Are The Watson Firm, PLLC

Meet Attorney Aaron L. Watson

Proven Pensacola personal injury lawyer Aaron L. Watson made a name for himself in the legal profession before finishing law school, having won hundreds of student trial competitions hosted by the American Association for Justice.

The undeniable legal abilities that he showcased throughout his studies earned him a spot on the "Who's Who Among American Universities & Colleges" list.

Mr. Watson also led the Black Law Students Association as former president and had a successful tenure as one of the United States Department of Justice's interns before becoming the established attorney that he is known to be today.

As a multi-million-dollar advocate for the injured, it is safe to say that Mr. Watson has accomplished his mission in the field of law: To make an example out of negligent individuals who have brought physical or emotional harm to his clients.

When you're on the receiving end of an injury, make sure that you hire a lawyer you can place your total trust and confidence in.

Six Reasons to Choose Us

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  • AV-Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Five-Star Rated on Google
  • Avvo "Clients' Choice" Winner
  • No Hidden Costs or Fees

Awarded Best Attorney by the Best of the Bay Awards

Our Florida law firm has earned numerous favorable reviews from past clients as well as recognition from our peers and various national organizations. In 2021 The Watson Firm was recognized as Best Attorney by the Best of the Bay awards. The Watson Firm was also voted “Best Law Firm” in 2022 by Pensacola by VIP Pensacola Magazine’s Reader Choice Awards.

The National Black Lawyers recognized Attorney Watson as one of the Top 100 black attorneys in the United States. Super Lawyers Magazine has named Mr. Watson to its prestigious honoree list based on his peer recognition, professional achievement, verdicts/settlements, representative clients, experience, pro bono, and community service. No more than 5% of lawyers in each state are selected for this honor.

Additionally, Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rating systems have rated attorney Watson "AV Preeminent," the highest possible rating given to attorneys by this prestigious organization. The "AV Preeminent" rating is assigned to attorneys ranked at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal expertise, communication skills, and ethical standards by their peers.

We firmly believe that individuals who have been wronged at no fault of their own should not be left to shoulder the burden of pursuing legal action. When you come to our firm, we will put our experience and skills to work for you. From beginning to end, we will work tirelessly to ensure that justice is pursued on your behalf.

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Super Lawyers
    Super Lawyers
  • National Black Lawyers
    National Black Lawyers
  • Voted Best in Pensacola 2022
    Voted Best in Pensacola 2022
  • Best Lawyers "One to Watch"
    Best Lawyers "One to Watch"
  • Avvo Rating 10.0 Superb Top Rated Personal Injury
    Avvo Rating 10.0 Superb Top Rated Personal Injury
  • American Association for Justice
    American Association for Justice
  • Florida Justice Association
    Florida Justice Association
  • 5 Star Rating Google
    5 Star Rating Google
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
    The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
  • Avvo Clients' Choice
    Avvo Clients' Choice
  • AV Preeminent Martindale Hubbell Lawyer Ratings
    AV Preeminent Martindale Hubbell Lawyer Ratings
  • Inweekly's Best of the Coast 2020
    Inweekly's Best of the Coast 2020
Our Work In The Community

At The Watson Firm, PLLC, beyond legal aid, we embody community service. Rooted in values from a church upbringing, founder Aaron Watson ensures active involvement in Pensacola. From sponsorships to public speaking, we're dedicated to giving back. 

The Watson Firm, PLLC Difference

We have a reputation for fighting for those who can't fight for themselves. The intimidating legal system can be hard to navigate when going through it alone, but The Watson Firm, PLLC makes the process less challenging.

Millions have been recovered as a result of our legal abilities. Having taken legal action against Fortune 500 corporations, insurance industry giants, government agencies, trucking companies, and careless motorists, our track record of courtroom success speaks for itself.

Our Florida law firm also takes pride in the fact that we are AV-Preeminent rated by Martindale Hubbell®, the most prestigious honor out of all the awards given by this association.

“Hands down the very best law firm in America. They really care for you. They treated my family as if we were their family." - Hayne M. (Former Client)

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